ABOUT Wines of SOUTH AFRICA
Wednesday / October 04, 2017
Marina City Club
4333 Admiralty Way Marina del Rey, CA 90292
No t-shirts, shorts or sandals - business casual recommended.
- VIP+ Package One: (Master Class + Event + After Party) 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
- VIP+ Package Two: (Collectables Dinner + Event + After Party) 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
- VIP Tasting: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
- Gold Admission to the Tasting: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM - plus after party until 9:30PM
At 7pm on October 4th, WineLA welcomes the Wines of South Africa to Los Angeles! South Africa is home to some of the greatest wines of the world and wines have been produced there since the 1600’s. Come and meet the producers, importers, and brand ambassadors and taste over 75 brands of high quality wine. Wines of South Africa will be held at the incredible seaside Marina City Club in Marina Del Rey, on the ocean! This event will feature a tasting of up to 100 different wines; tray pass and buffet appetizers; music; and only 125 guests in attendance. A charity auction will benefit 501c3 T.J. Martell Foundation, and everyone is invited to stay for the after party that continues until 9:30… with music, and continued socializing.
CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO PURCHASE GOLD ADMISSION TO THE TASTING: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
VIP PLUS PACKAGE ONE
5:30 VIP PLUS PACKAGE (1) - South African Wine Master Class with JIM CLARKE, WOSA + Dinner + VIP Tickets + After party
Jim Clarke is the U.S. Representative for Wines of South Africa (WOSA) and will be joined by visiting guest winemakers. Prior to joining WOSA in 2013 Jim was a Restaurant Wine Director in New York City. A writer, a regular contributor to a number of trade and consumer publications: Bloomberg, World of Fine Wine, Beverage Media, and Wine Review Online. Today Jim is one of the foremost experts on the region, the brands and the marketplace. Taste a number of great wines and enjoy this Master Class presentation by Jim Clarke along with a VIP sit down Dinner and VIP access to the event! Includes a copy of the PLATTERS GUIDE courtesy of the WINES OF SOUTH AFRICA when you depart. Special Guest BACKSBERG winemaker SIMON BACK, will also be in attendence - this dinner is limited to 20 guests.
CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO PURCHASE VIP PLUS "PACKAGE ONE" ADMISSION TO THE TASTING: 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
VIP PLUS PACKAGE TWO
5:30 VIP PLUS PACKAGE (2) - COLLECTABLE RED WINES of South African + Dinner + VIP Tickets + After party
Come and taste a few special red wines not being shown during the tasting, learn about some of the rare and hard to find small production collectable Red Wines. Hosted by Christopher Lavin of Broadbent Selections, this tasting is limited to 20 guests. Those of us in LA better know Chris as the passionate Wine Director from XIV on Sunset with Michael Mina or for his time running one of the best wine programs in Long Beach. An Advanced Sommelier, Certified Specialist of Wine, Certified Wine Educator to name a few, Chris is a regular speaker/educator at numerous events and this subject matter is Chris’ specialty. Broadbent Selections South African portfolio is considered to be one of the most exciting and has taken Chris down to the Western Cape numerous times including earlier this year. He is considered an authority on what has been happening in the South African wine trade over the last 20 years. Your ticket to join Christoper will include a luxury tasting of Collectable wines from South Africa, Dinner, VIP access to the Tasting and - includes a copy of the PLATTERS GUIDE courtesy of the WINES OF SOUTH AFRICA when you depart.
CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO PURCHASE VIP PLUS "PACKAGE TWO" ADMISSION TO THE TASTING: 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM